Getting to Web Summit 2018

Web Summit will be taking over the Lisbon from 5-8 November, welcoming thousands of entrepreneurs, tech superstars, media and startups to the stunning city of Lisbon.

If it’s your first time in Lisbon, we’re jealous. If you’re an old friend of the city, welcome back! Take a look at this guide to your transport options.

From the airport to downtown Lisbon

By bus

From the airport, take the 744 or 783. 

More transport options here

By metro:

You can purchase a Web Summit transport for 3 or 5 days while in Lisbon, covering all trips on Lisbon’s public transport network.

Click here for more information and to purchase a transport pass.

Follow the red line until São Sebastião and change to the blue line, travelling as far Baixa-Chiado station.


Change to the green line at Alameda and travel to Baixa-Chiado/Cais do Sodré.

At Oriente take the train to Santa Apolónia which connects to the subway blue line. Alternatively, you can follow the red line until São Sebastião, then change to the blue line. The red line also connects to the yellow line at Saldanha.

You can find a metro map here

By car

If travelling by car from Lisbon airport to Lisbon city centre, the exit route is the 2a circular.


From Lisbon city centre to Web Summit

Web Summit takes place at the:

Altice Arena (formerly the MEO Arena) and FIL

Rossio dos Olivais

1990-231 Lisboa



By bus

Those travelling by bus to the Web Summit venue should take the 728, 744 or 782 and get off at Oriente Station (Estação Oriente), which is a five minute walk from the venue. There will be additions to the usual bus schedules for Night Summit. Further details are available here.

By metro

Take the green line from Baixa-Chiado station until Alameda station. From here, take the red line to Oriente Station (Estação Oriente). Alternatively, you can take the blue line at Baixa-Chiado and get off at São Sebastião.

Timetables and further transport details are available here.

By taxi

Dedicated taxi drop-off and collection points at the Web Summit venue will operate on event days. Please see map for details. 

By train

Disembark at Orient Station (Estação Oriente), which is a 5-minute walk from the venue. Timetables and further route details are available here.

By boat

Want a relaxing journey to Web Summit sailing up the Tagus river? You can get to the Altice Arena from the city by boat with helloBoat. Boats depart every half hour from Cais do Sodre in the morning, and leave from the Altice Arena every half hour in the afternoon.


From the airport to Web Summit

By bus

Bus numbers 705 and 744 leave Lisbon airport regularly and travel to Oriente Station (Estação Oriente), which is a five minute walk from the Web Summit venue. Bus schedules and further route details are available here.

By metro

From the airport, take the red line and get out at the Oriente Station (Estação Oriente).

Timetables and further route details are available here.

By taxi

There is a taxi rank located outside arrivals at Lisbon airport.

If you have any questions, please reach out to us at

We’ll see you in Lisbon!


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